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SBDC Resources at the University Library: Fake news and business consequences

As a member of the general public, you may not know that you have the right to on-site access to Milne library databases and resources. This guide will provide useful links for research, contact information for the Business Librarian, and a summary of res

The Cost of Fake News

While the "fake news" issue is currently a hot topic, it's been a problem in the business world for a long time. A bad news story can cause plummeting stock prices, destroy the reputation of a business, or cause unreasonable customer expectations. Unethical businesses can also generate fake news or reviews in order to boost their own stature or profits.

Research Tools for Examining the Issue